Online Master of Education in Early Childhood Education

Connect with students ages 0-8 with a master’s degree in early childhood education.

Earn your M. Ed. in Early Childhood Education

Providing the highest-quality education to our youngest learners is a nationwide priority—do you have what it takes to shape the future of America?

Our Master of Education in Early Childhood Education has just what you need to get your career on the right path.

Designed for working professionals, our 100% online courses are taught by Ph.D.-level faculty members who are early childhood specialists. The program prepares graduates with the skills and knowledge to work effectively with young children in a variety of educational settings.

Bachelor’s degree is required to apply.

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#1 University in El Paso

Best college, best value college and best professors (Niche).

Best University for Career Outcomes in El Paso

Highest average earnings and job placement rates (U.S. Department of Education).

100% Online

The flexible, fully online learning environment helps you advance your education while maintaining your current commitments.

Top 4.5% of Universities in the Country

Out of 2,800+ four-year universities, UTEP is one of 131 in the highest classification for research (R1 for top tier doctoral university with very high research activity).

Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI)

With a student body that is 83% Hispanic, UTEP stands out as an HSI — one of 569 in the country. Plus, it’s one of only 19 HSIs designated as an R1 top tier research university.

Low Out-of-Pocket Costs

Out of all U.S. doctoral research institutions, UTEP boasts one of the lowest out-of-pocket costs. More than $221 million is awarded in financial aid each year.

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